Northstar Welcomes New Officer with Outstanding Reputation in Healthcare
HOUSTON, TX, June 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Northstar Healthcare Inc. today
announced that Jin Y. Pyun, member of the board of directors of
Northstar, has joined Northstar as its new Chief Marketing Officer.
Since his appointment to Northstar's board of directors last year, Mr.
Pyun has actively assisted the company in developing its marketing
strategy. "Jin has a tremendous depth and breadth of knowledge in the
offline and digital media marketing for professionals and consumers,"
said Dr. Donald Kramer, Northstar Healthcare Inc.'s Chief Executive
Officer "With Jin now joining Northstar full time, he will lead the
effort to develop and implement Northstar's direct-to-consumer and
channel marketing programs."
Prior to joining Northstar, Mr. Pyun was the Head of Health Categories
at AOL and the Director of Strategic Development at WebMD. In addition
Mr. Pyun previously served as the Executive Vice President of Sales and
Marketing for Remedy Media, an integrated health publisher.
Mr. Pyun has also served as an advisor to various startups and
established companies, including Weber Shandwick (healthcare public
relations) and Abt Associates (healthcare consulting). In 2010 Jin
Pyun founded MyBoosts.com a health and wellness motivation website dedicated to helping people
achieve their personal goals by creating personalized incentives. Mr.
Pyun remains a board member and CEO of MyBoosts and sits on the board
of directors for Carzen.com, a NYC-based consumer automotive research company.
"I feel privileged to complement the wealth of talent at Northstar with
my experience in consumer and professional health sales, marketing, and
technology," said Jin Pyun.
"As Northstar continues to expand its service portfolio, Jin's
experience in healthcare sales and marketing will be invaluable in
exploring new service options," said Dr. Kramer. "Jin will be
invaluable in helping us reposition Northstar along an innovative path
for further growth."
Jin earned his B.A. degree from Middlebury College, as well as an M.B.A.
from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
About Northstar Healthcare Inc.
Northstar partners with physicians in the ownership and management of
ambulatory facilities and healthcare services. Northstar owns and
manages interests in three ambulatory surgery centers, two in Houston
and the third in Dallas.
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